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Northwest Africa 5270
Basic information Name: Northwest Africa 5270
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: NWA 5270
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2006
Country: (Northwest Africa)
Mass:help 71.4 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 101  (2012)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 501 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 26 Oct 2012
Data from:
  MB101
  Table 0
  Line 0:
Place of purchase:Erfoud, Morocco
Date:P 2006
Mass (g):71.4
Pieces:1
Class:H4/5
Shock stage:S2
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):17.8
Ferrosilite (mol%):16
Classifier:A. Greshake, MNB
Type spec mass (g):71.4
Type spec location:MNB
Main mass:Christian Angerer
Comments:Submitted by Ansgar Greshake
Institutions
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MNB: Museum f├╝r Naturkunde, Invalidenstra├če 43, D-10115 Berlin, Germany (institutional address; updated 24 Dec 2011)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 101, MAPS 50, 1661, September 2015
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Geography: 
Coordinates:Unknown.

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 7320 approved meteorites from (Northwest Africa) (plus 1973 unapproved names)

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